Creadev backs urban agriculture firm Gotham Greens The American private equity house invested as part of a $27m funding round which brings Gotham Green's total amount raised to $45m. Gotham Green specialises in the development of urban greenhouses and the growing of sustainable produce. Read more.
M&S named Michelle Ojulah as new head of kidswear buying Michelle joins from Cath Kidston where she has served as head of kidswear since 2011. She will join Marks & Spencer on 25th June and will succeed Carla Paterson who has moved to the company's menswear department. Read more.
TPG makes a minority investment in Anastasia Beverly Hills This is the latest beauty investment from the private equity firm which took a minority stake in Rodan & Fields earlier in the year. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed but WWD reports that the business was valued at around $3bn. Read more.